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Our TV guide is ex­clu­sively on tar this week, but not to worry rally fans as you’re catered for too.

The sec­ond round of the Ir­ish Tar­mac Cham­pi­onship pro­vided a sec­ond glimpse of the se­ries’ new rules, which fea­ture R5 cars scor­ing points at the front as op­posed to WRC cars. The rally pro­duced thrilling bat­tles through the field (Thurs­day, 2100-2200hrs, BT Sport 2).

Back to the cir­cuits and we have a pre­view and a re­view on re­spec­tively. The World Tour­ing Car Cham­pi­onship gets un­der­way this week­end ( see Live TV) and Eurosport has a pre­view on of­fer (Thurs­day, 1100-1130hrs, Eurosport 1). Will Citroen re­main dom­i­nant? Can Brit Rob Huff spear­head a Honda ti­tle charge? We’ll have to wait and see.

Fi­nally, the 74th Good­wood Mem­bers’ Meet­ing is re­viewed. A fleet of Ford GT40S and reign­ing Bri­tish Tour­ing Car cham­pion Gor­don Shed­den in a Rover SD1 show the qual­ity and di­ver­sity in equal mea­sure (Thurs­day, 2100-2200hrs, ITV4).

R5s bat­tle in Ire­land

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